Ivory Coast name squad for Nations Cup

Ivory Coast coach Francois Zahoui named the following 23-man squad for the Africa Cup of Nations which starts on January 21.

Squad:

Goalkeepers: Boubacar Barry (Lokeren), Gerard Gnanhouan (US Avranches), Daniel Yeboah (ASEC Abidjan).

Defenders: Arthur Boka (VfB Stuttgart), Benjamin Brou Angoua (Valenciennes), Soulemanye Bamba (Leicester City), Emmanuel Eboue (Galatasaray), Igor Lolo (Kuban Krasnodar), Siaka Tiene (Paris Saint-Germain), Kolo Toure (Manchester City), Didier Zokora (Trabzonspor).

Midfielders: Kafoumba Coulibaly (Nice), Jean-Jacques Gosso Gosso (Orduspor), Max Gradel (Saint-Etienne), Didier Ya Konan (Hannover 96), Ismael Tiote (Newcastle United), Yaya Toure (Manchester City).

Forwards: Wilfried Bony (Vitesse Arnhem), Seydou Doumbia (CSKA Moscow), Didier Drogba (Chelsea), Gervinho (Arsenal), Salomon Kalou (Chelsea), Abdelkader Keita (Al Sadd).